Transportation Services

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Same Day Flow

Same Day / On Demand Pick Up & Delivery

On-Demand services from Chicago Messenger Service are available to meet all of your shipping needs at a moment's notice. Contact CMS by phone, email, or fax 24 hours a day, every day of the year for your urgent deliveries. Our operations team supports over 400 uniformed, professional couriers equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Our ICC Authority allows for deliveries in all 48 contiguous states. We can deliver any size shipment, from envelopes to a full truck load.

Services Include:

        All Day Service
              Place Order by 9:30 AM, Delivered by 5 PM (or sooner)

        Value Service
              Place Order by 12:00 Noon, Delivered by 5 PM (or sooner)

        Speedy Service
              Pick Up & Delivery in 4 Hours or Less

        Hurrier Service
              Expedited Pick Up & Delivery

  Medical Delivery

We provide solutions for STAT, specimen, pharmaceutical, and medical supply deliveries. Our couriers are equipped with specimen bags, informed of Customer required processes, and are supported by a full customer service and operations department.

  Food Delivery

Clean vehicles and couriers allow us to execute everything from personal lunch deliveries to full scale food distribution. Additionally, our Expedited LTL service tab provides specifics on our temperature controlled capabilities.

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Next Business Day Services


NiteMoves is our next business day delivery program. Our routes are equipped to handle deliveries from a single envelope to a truckload. Inbound freight will be received as late as midnight the day before delivery.

Freight is routed by our automated sortation system, consolidated by zip code into 125 routes, and deliveries are completed the following business day. Our footprint covers a 50 mile radius of Chicago, IL 60601, the Rockford area, the Milwaukee / SE Wisconsin area, and select zips in NW Indiana.

NiteMoves is a reputable program that is highly celebrated among our Customers. Pricing is based on volume and scope of delivery and will be discussed upon the evaluation of your delivery data.

If you have questions about our NiteMoves Program,
Please email inquiries to or call (312) 997-2850


Clockwork Services

To schedule daily, weekly, or bi-weekly deliveries, one telephone call to Clockwork Services will have you setup with a reliable, reoccurring courier. Some examples of scheduled runs include: post office runs, bank deposit runs, lockbox and remittance work, and inter-office runs. A scheduled run enables a courier to become an extension of your company. They become familiar with your staff and Customers, strong relationships are formed, and they anticipate your needs.

Want to save time and money on all of your scheduled work?
Place your scheduled run requests by calling (312)997-2602 or simply email

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Local On Demand Trucking

We have a fleet of 16 to 26 foot straight trucks for deliveries in the Chicago Metropolitan Area up to 10,000 lbs. We make palletized and loose deliveries whether they require dock height or liftgates.

Have a need for a truck today? We'd be happy to quote you!
Email our Trucking Department at

Temperature Controlled & Perishables

Among our straight trucks, we have temperature controlled options that are freezer capable down to -10°F. Our refrigerated routes and same day delivery footprint provide a cost effective option for temperature / time sensitive shipments.

Have a need for Temp Controlled transportation? We'd be happy to quote you!
Email our Trucking Department at

Air Express

CMS Air Express Services

CMS Air Express offers national solutions when today's work can't wait for tomorrow. We will coordinate pickups in the Chicago Metropolitan Area, deliveries to flights at ORD or MDW with TSA certified drivers, and final deliveries with a courier in our network of national partners.

Our Air Express Services Include:

        Same Day, Next Flight Out Services

        24 Hour Around-the-Clock Service

        Customized Deliveries That Fit Your Schedule

        Hold at Airport Service

        Domestic Freight Forwarding

        Advantage Tracking Network

        State-of-the-Art Technologies